Reviews

Through With Google Lens

3 stars As one of Google’s leading announcements of 2017, the “Google Lens” app is finally accessible on iOS. The app utilizes both machine intelligence and smartphone cameras to provide the user with relevant...

Crazy for Crazy Rich Asians

Going into Crazy Rich Asians, I expected nothing less than what the title promised to deliver. However, rather than a movie that once again stereotypes Asians, a hilariously funny chick flick with no shortage...

Snow to Savor

With an emphasis on staying local and natural, new Lakewood dessert spot Snowbaby serves only creamy shaved ice. The restaurant, located in the Lakewood shopping center, is small, However, the area is clean and...

Amazing “Avengers: Infinity War”

Immediately surrounded by Marvel super fans, I plopped down into my chair, prepared to watch what is set to be the most anticipated movie of 2018, “Avengers: Infinity War”. Marvel super fans and audiences...

TED IN TRAGEDY

  4/5 STARS In July, 1969, Ted Kennedy, presidential hopeful at the time, went to a party at a friend’s house on Chappaquiddick, an island off the coast of Massachusetts. At what he later...

Brings All the Boys to the Yard

Calling all sweet tooths (non-sweet tooths, you’ll want to listen too), Dallas has the ultimate sugar-packed, over-the-top, diet unfriendly and indulgent dessert out there. Meet Cre?me de la Cookie’s freakshake. Starting with an innocent...

Skimm’d from the Couch

“When we close the gender gap,” Reshma Saujani, founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, said after she was asked when she will be proud of herself. This was a response I had never...

Miraculous Mitsuwa Marketplace

PICTURED ABOVE: The brightly decorated aisles enhance your overall experience.  Dallas is well-known for its greasy BBQ, addictive tacos or even our infamous Tex-Mex, but it might as well be recognized for something just as...

The Black Panther Wins in Diversity and Representation

WARNING: THE FOLLOWING REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS. As I settled into my chair with popcorn and M&Ms in hand, I wasn’t sure what to expect from the new Marvel movie “Black Panther.” The second most...

A Marvelous Soundtrack

  Showing that the spotlight of mass media can be held by people of color, the film has a 90 percent black cast, and the soundtrack is entirely performed and created by talented black...